Dr. Michio Kaku is a theoretical physicist and best-selling author sat down with CNBC and shared his insights on why people fear technological advancements. Michio Kaku talked about the “caveman principle” and the benefits of breaking away from it. In this short clip, Dr. Kaku also briefly talked about the four waves of wealth creation and says that “…the four wave of wealth generation will be artificial intelligence, nanotechnology and biotechnology.”
Dr. Michio Kaku is a theoretical physicist, best-selling author and scientist of world renown. He is the Henry Semat Professor of Theoretical Physics at the Graduate Centre of the City University of New York. His goal is to complete Einstein’s dream of a “theory of everything”, a single equation that unifies the 4 fundamental forces of the universe.
Dr. Kaku’s impeccable skill at explaining the most fascinating and complex ideas in science has made him a frequent guest on television. He has been featured on the PBS documentaries: Einstein Revealed, Stephen Hawking’s Universe, and Science Odyssey, to name a few. Dr. Michio Kaku also has a weekly radio programme Explorations in Science, which focuses on frontiers in physics, black holes, time machines, hyperspace, the human genome project and genetic engineering.
Dr. Kaku’s technical books are required reading for scores of Ph.D. graduate students in major physics laboratories around the world.
A mesmerising and humorous speaker, he conveys a contagious sense of the wonders of science at the most prestigious conferences world-wide. Dr. Michio Kaku’s speaking topics include:
* Living and Working in the Virtual World
* How Science Will Revolutionise the 21st Century
* How the Rate of Change Will Increase Exponentially and What the Future Holds
* Change: New Avenues for Business and Society